Afsha Bawany

Director of Communication, Greenspun College of Urban Affairs

Afsha Bawany writes about and connects journalists to UNLV experts in the following areas:

  • Greenspun College of Urban Affairs

Subject Areas:

  • Communication Studies
  • Criminal Justice 
  • Journalism and Media Studies
  • School of Public Policy and Leadership
  • Social Work

Articles by Afsha Bawany

Research | April 5, 2011
Professor Bo Bernhard's latest research shows that treatment is effective in helping problem gamblers. He discusses the project and the data that shows these programs are a solid investment.
Business and Community | January 11, 2011
The UNLV Psychological Assessment and Testing Clinic provides a much-needed, low-cost service to the community by evaluating cognitive and academic skills of kindergarteners through adults.
A painting of various birds and animals dancing a jig around the serving dish.
Arts and Culture | October 15, 2010
Online collection showcases the menus of yesteryear. See some of your favorites and share your memories of dining in Las Vegas.
Research | June 18, 2010
Anthropology professor Peter Gray explores the evolution of fatherhood in new book.
People | May 18, 2010
After 11 years leading the hotel college, Stuart Mann is stepping down but not stepping away from preparing tomorrow's hospitality industry leaders.
Research | May 4, 2010
Forty percent of Las Vegans surveyed say they'd leave Nevada if they could live anywhere they wanted. One local leader is taking a step to change that.
UNLV History | April 1, 2010
History professor Eugene Moehring is a respected scholar on urban history issues and the West. But the Harry Reid Silver State Research Award recipient says the students are still the most important part of the research equation.
Service man holding hands with wife as he walks out front door
Research | March 31, 2010
The stress of military deployments takes a toll on effective communication for couples.
Business and Community | February 19, 2010
UNLV therapists reach out to help community members cope with Nevada's all-time high unemployment rate.